pirgis (s.xiii2)

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pirgis (s.xiii2)

[ gdw]

[ FEW: ; Gdf: ; GdfC: ; TL: ; DEAF:  pirgis; DMF: ; TLF: ; OED: ; MED: ; DMLBS: ]

The definition is derived from the Latin and Middle English glosses in the citation, as the etymon of this word is unknown.


1bot.ground ivy, kind of germander
( s.xiii2; MS: c.1400 )  Camepiteos, cerfulla maior, vel quercula maior idem, vel germandra maior, gallice pirgis, et anglice mederatele  28.8
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